Solid Tumors

Comprehensive treatment and diagnosis

For childhood tumors including sarcomas and carcinomas

We offer more specialized pediatric tumor expertise than any other program in Oregon. We are dedicated to providing you and your child the most advanced, top-quality care.

Different types of solid tumors are named for the type of cells that form them. Examples of solid tumors are sarcomas and carcinomas. We treat solid tumors both benign (not cancer), and malignant (cancer) including:

  • Ewing sarcoma
  • Bone tumors
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Soft tissue sarcomas
  • Rhabdomyosarcoma
  • Hepatoblastoma
  • Germ cell tumors

Integrated team of experts and researchers

Your child will receive highly individualized care from a whole team of specialists. We collaborate on your child’s diagnosis and design the best treatment plan to meet their unique needs. We meet every week as a team to monitor your child’s treatment and progress. Our team of experts includes:

  • Pediatric oncologists
  • Orthopedic oncologists
  • Radiologists   
  • Radiation therapists
  • General and subspecialty surgeons
  • Pharmacists
  • Pathologists
  • Pediatric oncology nurses

We are the only program in the region to offer your child new hope through participation in phase I clinical trials. You may have the opportunity to enroll your child in a clinical research trial that provides  access to the newest, most advanced treatments.